| Nov 16, 2010
| 8:48 AM
The FBI says a serial bandit who robbed 10 banks in San Diego has struck again after laying low for months -- this time in Bakersfield.
Bakersfield Police Department released pictures taken on Friday around 6 p.m. of a man who robbed the Bank of...
| Nov 26, 2010
A countywide program to fight crime and keep shoppers safe this holiday season was launched by the San Diego Sheriff's Department over Thanksgiving weekend.
The 'Holiday Watch Operation' for Thanksgiving weekend included Vista, Fallbrook, Poway,...
| Nov 30, 2010
The search for a Santee man who disappeared in the San Bernardino Mountains over the weekend ended tragically, his father said Friday.
Searchers found the body of Bryson Lukacik, 22, about a mile from his family's cabin near Big Bear Lake, his father,...
| Dec 15, 2010
Authorities upped the ante Wednesday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the serial bank robber dubbed the "Geezer Bandit."
The FBI and several other banks have combined their offering to $20,000. The crook is believed to be...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 10:46 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- A male former swim coach at El Capitan High School accused of molesting a 16-year-old female student at a private residence agreed Thursday to be bound over for trial without having a preliminary hearing.
Ryan Campbell Stevens, 22,...
| May 3, 2011
| 5:36 PM
SANTEE, Calif. -- A grass fire east of Santee Lakes forced firefighters to evacuate homes Tuesday afternoon and one resident was sent to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.
The fire broke out sometime before 3 p.m. near Carlton Hills...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 11:23 AM
SANTEE, Calif. -- A storm drain filled with rain runoff broke under a Santee cul-de-sac Wednesday, causing a large sinkhole and trapping 15 to 20 residents, authorities said.
The break in the 10000 block of Pebble Beach Drive was reported to the...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 8:11 AM
Authorities have arrested a man in East County suspected of killing a woman whose body was found at a Northern California campground last month.
El Cajon police said in a news release that two of their officers and four deputies from Tuolumne County,...
| Sep 24, 2010
| 4:18 PM
Residents across San Diego County are being urged to help fight the growing problem of prescription- drug abuse by taking part in a nationwide medication "take back'' drive this weekend.
On Saturday, hospitals, police stations, military facilities and...
| Sep 25, 2010
A brush fire broke out Saturday in Santee, and three homes were evacuated as a precaution, according to the sheriff's department.
The blaze was reported at 4:08 p.m. near Lake Canyon Road and Halberns Road, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:33 PM
SANTEE -- Investigators on Sunday found a second body, believed to be a woman in the charred remains of a San Diego County home where a man called 911 saying he was going to kill himself and his wife and set the place ablaze, authorities said.